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 Life expectancy at birth (Years)
Characteristic Description
Name Life expectancy at birth (Years) by Place of residence (NUTS - 2002); Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Statistics Portugal, Demographic indicators
First available period 2001
Last available period 2004
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence (NUTS - 2002)
  • RESIDENT POPULATION:  The persons who regardless of the fact that at the moment of observation ' 0:00 a.m. of the reference day ' are present or absent in a given housing unit, this unit being where they live during most of the year with their family, or where they have all or most of their belongings.
  • LIFE EXPECTANCY AT BIRTH (e0):  The mean number of years that a newborn child can expect to live if subjected throughout his life to the current mortality conditions (age specific probabilities of dying).
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
Formule Life expectancy is calculated using abridged life tables with reference period of two consecutive years, into force till 2007.
Measure unit (symbol) Year (Year)
Power of 10  0
Last update date 03/08/2007

information presented in 9/4/2020